Sittings in Westminster Hall (Suspension) (No.2)

– in the House of Commons at 6:47 pm on 12th January 2021.

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Motion made,

That, notwithstanding Standing Order No. 10 (Sittings in Westminster Hall) and the Order of the House on 23 September 2020, there shall be no sittings in Westminster Hall with effect from Wednesday 13 January until the House otherwise orders.—(Michael Tomlinson.)

Hon. Members::

Object!

Photo of Eleanor Laing Eleanor Laing Deputy Speaker and Chairman of Ways and Means

I have to tell the House that Mr Speaker has selected the manuscript amendment to the motion in the name of Sir Christopher Chope. Copies of that manuscript amendment are available in the Vote Office and electronically. Under the practice of the House under current arrangements, a selected amendment to a motion that cannot be proceeded with after the moment of interruption constitutes an objection, so the motion cannot be taken.